Waiamakariri Libraries created an amazing Māori Language Collection called Ako Collection to help you explore and learn more about Te Reo Māori.
A range of apps that make using the library easier.
Grab your library card, remember your PIN number and jump right in!
Waimakariri Heritage website - a place to conserve and curate community memories and taonga.
To assist teachers, Waimakariri Libraries have a feast of resources available to help teachers feed students who are hungry for knowledge.
He aha te kai ō te rangatira? He Kōrero, he kōrero, he kōrero. What is the food of the leader? It is knowledge. It is communication.
Librarians from the Waimakariri Libraries team can visit your school or preschool by arrangement, or bring your students into the library. Depending on the age level, we could run a storytime session, or booktalk to extend and inspire your students’ knowledge of books and reading. The library also has a range of high-quality, online resources available for students of all ages which we are happy to demonstrate.
To assist teachers, Waimakariri Libraries have a feast of resources available to help teachers feed students who are hungry for knowledge. We have prepared some lesson plans, how-to guides and activity sheets for you to download and use with your class.
Waimakariri Libraries' Learning Menu
If you would like a demonstration for your teachers, and students on how to use these resources, our team of librarians are available to cook up a visit to the library, or a visit to your school.
Please contact us with your details, via phone: 311 8901 or email firstname.lastname@example.org as well as in the library , and we will be in touch to confirm your reservation.
Nāu te rourou, nāku te rourou, ka ora ai te iwi.
With your food basket, and my food basket, the people will thrive.